Mutiny Monitoring Appliance up to 6.1.0 Admin Interface maintenance.cgi Filename command injection

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A vulnerability has been found in Mutiny Monitoring Appliance up to 6.1.0 and classified as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block of the file maintenance.cgi of the component Admin Interface. The manipulation as part of a Filename leads to a command injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-77. The product constructs all or part of a command using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the intended command when it is sent to a downstream component. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

A command injection vulnerability in maintenance.cgi in Mutiny "Monitoring Appliance" before 6.1.0-5263 allows authenticated users, with access to the admin interface, to inject arbitrary commands within the filename of a system upgrade upload.

The bug was discovered 08/21/2018. The weakness was released 08/28/2018 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2018-15529 since 08/19/2018. The attack can be launched remotely. The requirement for exploitation is a single authentication. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1202 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 7 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

Upgrading to version 6.1.0-5263 eliminates this vulnerability.

Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at VDB-164909, VDB-166551, VDB-167266 and VDB-172810.





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Class: Command injection
CWE: CWE-77 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

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Remote: Yes

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Upgrade: Monitoring Appliance 6.1.0-5263


08/19/2018 🔍
08/21/2018 +2 days 🔍
08/28/2018 +6 days 🔍
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08/29/2018 +1 days 🔍
05/06/2023 +1711 days 🔍


Advisory: 149065
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2018-15529 (🔍)
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Created: 08/29/2018 08:25 AM
Updated: 05/06/2023 08:01 AM
Changes: 08/29/2018 08:25 AM (60), 03/18/2020 08:37 PM (1), 05/06/2023 08:01 AM (4)
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